Protoform: KALISI.2 [EC] Rope used on fishing net; net sinker

Description: Rope used on fishing net; net sinker
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to EC: Ellicean

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
Hawaiian ʔAlihi Net sinker cords (Pki)
Luangiua Haku a lili Sinkers for nets Phonologically Irregular (Smd)
Mangareva Kiriʔi Pierre pour appésantir un filet de pêche Phonologically Irregular (Rch)
New Zealand Maori Karihi Net sinker (Wms)
Rarotongan Kariʔi Cord of pearlshell fish-hook, edge of fishing net ; leader on a line, cords threaded through top and bottom meshes of a net (Sve)
Tahitian Arihi The ropes that are fixed to a fishing net... (Dvs)
Tuvalu Kalihi Use Hibiscus bark as a spacer in net-making so as to make the net invisible to fish (Rby)

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